Select Exhibits, Events & Publications


Group exhibit “A Few of My Favorite Things” at Green Rice Gallery (January 2011).

Group art exhibit at The Palace in Cornelius in cooperation with Bella Love, a non-profit organization that supports the arts within the community (2011).

Featured speaker on the topic of Abstract Art at the Conversations with Artists series at The Mint Museum of Art in Charlotte, NC (April 5, 2011). 

Small Works2 group exhibit at the Women Centered Art Gallery in Charlotte, NC (2011).

North Carolina Museum of Art Foundation selected a painting by a jury for inclusion in the NCMA’s Art of the Auction for the benefit of the museum (2012).

Spoke on “Poetry and Art” at Rowan Cabarrus Community College during RCCC’s Annual Literary & Fine Arts Festival (March 28-29 2012).

Group exhibit “Found,” an exhibit of assemblage curated by Culture Initiative at AKA Creative in Charlotte, NC (2013).

Group exhibit “Modern Poverty” in the Watkins Gallery at Queens University at Charlotte (January 10 – February 4 2013).

Solo Exhibit, “Dream Sequences & Other Escapes” at Wingmaker Arts Collaborative in Charlotte, NC (February 2013).

Group show in Moorseville Artist Guild 35th Annual Spring Artfest (March 26 – April 26 2013)

Group exhibit at Gallery 102 in Lancaster, SC (May 10 – June 30, 2013)

Solo exhibit at The Peculiar Rabbit, Charlotte, NC (June 20 – August 12, 2013)

Spoke about my own creative process as poet and artist at the Literary Luncheon Society in Rock Hill, SC (September 7, 2013)

Solo exhibit “Wishful Thinking: Abstract Work by Jonathan K. Rice” at UNC Charlotte’s Student Union Gallery (September 23 – October 6, 2013)

Group exhibit at Taste Full Beans Coffee in Hickory, NC (May 12, 2014  ̶  June 14, 2014)

Solo exhibit at Pennington-McIntyre Gallery at Cleveland Community College in Shelby, NC (April 7 – June 30, 2014)

Group exhibit at Art in the Village in Ballantyne Village. Charlotte, NC (November – December 2014)

Group exhibit, “Poets as Artists” at Taste Full Beans Coffee House in Hickory, NC (April 4, 2014 – May 2, 2014).

Solo exhibit “Excursions: New Works by Jonathan Kevin Rice” at New South Gallery in Statesville, NC (June 5 – 30, 2015).

Group exhibit “The Boating Party: August Friends of Lindsay Barrick, An Invitational Collective Exhibition at Fanjoy-Labrenz” in Hickory, NC (August 20 – September 10, 2015).

Group exhibit “Fall Free for All” at Hart Witzen Gallery in Charlotte, NC (October 24, 2015).

Group exhibit “2015 Holiday Show” at Studio K in Charlotte, NC (November 4 – December 4, 2015).

Group exhibit “Facets” at Gallery Twenty-Two in Charlotte, NC (December 1, 2015 – January 3, 2016).

Dual exhibit “Confluence: Art & Poetry of Susan Ludvigson and Jonathan K. Rice” at Coffey and Thompson Art Gallery, Frame & Design in Charlotte, NC (January 28 – February 6, 2017).

Group exhibit “Homegrown” at Cornelius Arts Center in Cornelius, NC (February 3 – March 24, 2017).

Group exhibit “Spring Free for All” at Hart Witzen Gallery in Charlotte, NC (April 23, 2017).

Group exhibit at The People’s Gallery in Charlotte, NC (April 29 – June 29, 2017).

Poetry Reading and Art Talk at The People’s Gallery in Charlotte, NC (June 10, 2017).

Group exhibit “Assemblages” at Full Circle Arts in Hickory, NC (July 27 – August 26, 2017).

Group exhibit “Artists of the Carolinas” at Gallery 27 in Lincolnton, NC (August 5 – September 5, 2017).

Group exhibit “Free for All” at Hart Witzen Gallery in Charlotte, NC (October 21, 2017)

Solo exhibit “Distractions: New Works by Jonathan K. Rice” at Butteroni’s Emporium and Fairy Forest in Charlotte, NC (January 26 –29, 2018)


Excursions: New & Recent Abstract Works by Jonathan K. Rice at North Charleston City Gallery (June 2018)


The Pedestal (online)

Referential Magazine (online)

Red Headed Stepchild (online)

Levure Litteraire (online)

The Inflectionist Review (online)

Empty Mirror (online)

Diaphanous (online)

Gargoyle 67 cd cover

Apogee Magazine (literary arts magazine of High Point University) Spring 2015

Book Cover Art:

Martin Balgach, “Too Much Breath” (Main Street Rag Publishing)

Jim Elledge, “Bonfire of the Sodomites: A Documentary” (Main Street Rag Publishing)

Marc Frazier, “Each Thing Touches” (Glass Lyre Press)

Kenneth Frost, “Coring the Moon” (Main Street Rag Publishing)

Kenneth Frost, “Night Flight” (Main Street Rag Publishing)

Kenneth Frost, “Time on its Own” (Main Street Rag Publishing)

Carolyn Gelland, “Dream Shuttle” (Main Street Rag Publishing)

Carolyn Gelland, “Four-Alarm House” (Main Street Rag Publishing)

Jordan Makant. “Impossible Angles” (Main Street Rag Publishing)

Scott Owens, “Down To Sleep” (Main Street Rag Publishing)

Richard Allen Taylor, “Armed and Luminous” (Main Street Rag Publishing)